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"There will always be estate agents because some people are too busy, or lazy to sell their house themselves.
"It brings the seller and the solicitor closer together.
The more people in a conversation, the longer it takes," Beeny says.
Beeny believes that private selling will help to stabilise house prices, and may even bring them down a little. At the moment there's a slop, which is the amount you know you have to pay the estate agent." There are now more than 6,000 homes advertised on Tepilo.com, either for sale, or for rent.
"Already 99 per cent of buyers are finding their homes online.
I would be amazed if by 2015 about 50 per cent of normal people with normal houses weren't selling them directly online.